The Formation and Evolution of Planets in Protoplanetary Disks

WS 2019/2020

(17200)

Time & Dates

Friday 12:00 - 14:00 in the USM lecture hall. Weekly between 08.11.2019 and 07.02.2019

There will be no lectures or exercises on:

  • 01.11.2019 (holiday)
  • 27.12.2019 (christmas break)
  • 03.01.2020 (christmas break)

Literature

Updates

  • 01.08.2019: News or updates will be posted here.

Calendar

Topics

Topics covered in the lecture will include:

  • Overview: Disks & Exoplanets
  • Our Solar System
  • Disk Formation and Disk Structure
  • Disk Evolution - Viscous Theory, Disk Winds, and Dissipation
  • Dust in Protoplanetary Disks
  • Planetesimal Formation
  • Terrestrial Planet Formation
  • Formation of Giant Planets
  • Planet Migration
  • Evolution of Planetary Systems
  • Observations of Protoplanetary Disks

Lecture slides will be posted shortly after the lecture.

Lecture Slides

Date Lecture
8.11. Disks & Exoplanets - An Overview
15.11.
22.11.
29.11.
06.12.
13.12.
20.12.
10.01.
17.01.
24.01.
31.01.
06.02. Exam

Exercises

Exercises are taking place at University Observatory.

The exercise sheets will be posted here for download after the lectures.

Tutorial Due date Exercise Sheet
#1 TBD Download